Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for XenServer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited XenServer over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Citrix XenServer
England > London
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 734 729 717
Rank change year-on-year -5 -12 +6
Permanent jobs citing XenServer 92 134 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the System Software category 0.86% 1.38% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 130 156
London median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.49% +17.13%
10th Percentile £31,700 £37,500 £32,625
90th Percentile £72,250 £77,875 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -13.04% +32.18% +2.35%

XenServer is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10,665 9,729 10,196
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 15.40% 13.15% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8,877 8,298 8,944
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,750 £80,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

XenServer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing XenServer as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing XenServer in London.

Salary trend for XenServer in London

XenServer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing XenServer in London over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for XenServer in London

XenServer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing XenServer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -36 40 £57,500 +15.00% 1
West London +19 6 £23,000 -60.00% 1
XenServer
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing XenServer also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for XenServer.

1 75 (81.52%) Windows
2 70 (76.09%) Citrix
3 68 (73.91%) VMware
4 65 (70.65%) Active Directory
5 59 (64.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 53 (57.61%) DNS
7 50 (54.35%) DHCP
8 48 (52.17%) Windows Server
9 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
10 45 (48.91%) XenApp
11 44 (47.83%) Firewall
12 36 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (38.04%) Finance
13 35 (38.04%) MS Exchange
13 35 (38.04%) XenDesktop
14 34 (36.96%) Hyper-V
14 34 (36.96%) Linux
14 34 (36.96%) HP
15 33 (35.87%) Office 365
16 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
16 32 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 29 (31.52%) Cisco
18 28 (30.43%) Windows 7
18 28 (30.43%) PowerShell
19 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (27.17%) WAN
21 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
21 24 (26.09%) Windows 10
22 22 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
22 22 (23.91%) Dell

XenServer
Co-occurring IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (38.04%) MS Exchange
2 22 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.43%) Apache
6 5 (5.43%) IIS
7 3 (3.26%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.17%) CloudStack
8 2 (2.17%) CMS
8 2 (2.17%) Commerce Server
8 2 (2.17%) Confluence
8 2 (2.17%) nginx
8 2 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.09%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.09%) Revit
2 1 (1.09%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 33 (35.87%) Office 365
2 26 (28.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (6.52%) GitHub
5 4 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.26%) G Suite
7 2 (2.17%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) SaaS
7 2 (2.17%) SoftLayer
7 2 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 53 (57.61%) DNS
2 50 (54.35%) DHCP
3 44 (47.83%) Firewall
4 25 (27.17%) WAN
5 24 (26.09%) TCP/IP
6 22 (23.91%) SAN
7 21 (22.83%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (19.57%) LAN
9 15 (16.30%) NetScaler
10 13 (14.13%) BGP
10 13 (14.13%) Wireless
11 12 (13.04%) VPN
12 11 (11.96%) BIG-IP
12 11 (11.96%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (11.96%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (11.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 11 (11.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 11 (11.96%) Network Security
12 11 (11.96%) NX-OS
12 11 (11.96%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) MySQL
4 4 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.09%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (5.43%) GitLab
1 5 (5.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (5.43%) MSI
2 4 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.35%) JIRA
2 4 (4.35%) Subversion
2 4 (4.35%) Vagrant
3 2 (2.17%) Artifactory
3 2 (2.17%) GoCD
4 1 (1.09%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (38.04%) Finance
2 2 (2.17%) Advertising
2 2 (2.17%) Banking
2 2 (2.17%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.09%) Legal
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
3 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (32.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (26.09%) Support Engineer
3 23 (25.00%) Citrix Engineer
4 15 (16.30%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (13.04%) Infrastructure Support
6 11 (11.96%) Citrix Support
6 11 (11.96%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 11 (11.96%) Network Security Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Network Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Security Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Network Security Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Network Specialist
6 11 (11.96%) Senior Security Specialist
7 8 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) XenServer Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.87%) WSH
2 9 (9.78%) X-Windows
3 5 (5.43%) Software Packaging
4 4 (4.35%) LAMP
5 3 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (2.17%) LDAP
6 2 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (2.17%) Web Services
7 1 (1.09%) .NET
7 1 (1.09%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.09%) COM
7 1 (1.09%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 8 (8.70%) EMC VMAX
3 6 (6.52%) Hedge funds
4 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.35%) Fintech
6 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.26%) Data Centre
6 3 (3.26%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 2 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
8 1 (1.09%) Clustering
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.09%) iPad
8 1 (1.09%) iPhone
8 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 75 (81.52%) Windows
2 48 (52.17%) Windows Server
3 36 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (36.96%) Linux
5 32 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 28 (30.43%) Windows 7
7 24 (26.09%) Windows 10
8 10 (10.87%) Solaris
9 7 (7.61%) CentOS
10 6 (6.52%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (3.26%) Mac OS X
13 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
13 2 (2.17%) Ubuntu
13 2 (2.17%) Unix
13 2 (2.17%) VyOS
13 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
14 1 (1.09%) CoreOS
14 1 (1.09%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (21.74%) ITIL
3 11 (11.96%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (10.87%) Kalman Filter
5 9 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (8.70%) Virtual Environments
7 7 (7.61%) Patch Management
7 7 (7.61%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) DevOps
8 6 (6.52%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.43%) Migration
9 5 (5.43%) Presales
9 5 (5.43%) Project Management
10 4 (4.35%) Change Management
10 4 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (4.35%) Scorecard
10 4 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 12 (13.04%) VB
3 7 (7.61%) Python
4 5 (5.43%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.35%) SQL
6 3 (3.26%) C#
6 3 (3.26%) Ruby
7 2 (2.17%) Java
7 2 (2.17%) Perl
7 2 (2.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (16.30%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.96%) CCNP
3 11 (11.96%) CCSE
3 11 (11.96%) CISSP
3 11 (11.96%) CLAS
4 8 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (8.70%) Degree
5 7 (7.61%) CCA
6 6 (6.52%) MCSA
6 6 (6.52%) MCSE
7 5 (5.43%) MCITP
7 5 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (4.35%) CCNA
9 3 (3.26%) CCSA
9 3 (3.26%) MCP
10 2 (2.17%) APMP
10 2 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) GCP
1 4 (4.35%) SLA
2 3 (3.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 65 (70.65%) Active Directory
2 59 (64.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (48.91%) XenApp
4 35 (38.04%) XenDesktop
5 34 (36.96%) Hyper-V
6 10 (10.87%) MetaFrame
7 8 (8.70%) Docker
7 8 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (7.61%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.17%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.17%) VirtualBox
10 1 (1.09%) pfSense
10 1 (1.09%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (16.30%) Backup Exec
3 9 (9.78%) SCCM
4 8 (8.70%) HP Data Protector
4 8 (8.70%) Puppet
5 7 (7.61%) Ansible
6 6 (6.52%) Kubernetes
7 5 (5.43%) HP SIM
7 5 (5.43%) Terraform
8 4 (4.35%) WSUS
9 3 (3.26%) Nagios
9 3 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (2.17%) Grafana
10 2 (2.17%) Pingdom
10 2 (2.17%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.09%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (1.09%) Rsyslog
11 1 (1.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 70 (76.09%) Citrix
2 68 (73.91%) VMware
3 46 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 34 (36.96%) HP
5 29 (31.52%) Cisco
6 22 (23.91%) Dell
7 18 (19.57%) EMC
7 18 (19.57%) Juniper
8 16 (17.39%) Symantec
9 14 (15.22%) CheckPoint
9 14 (15.22%) NetApp
10 12 (13.04%) SolarWinds
11 11 (11.96%) Apple
11 11 (11.96%) Blue Coat
11 11 (11.96%) F5
11 11 (11.96%) IBM
11 11 (11.96%) Imperva
11 11 (11.96%) Infoblox
12 10 (10.87%) ConnectWise
13 8 (8.70%) Oracle